ALS-Related Protein Causes Disease in Animal Model, Suggesting Therapy Target beyond Idebenone

Recent studies by the Amyotrophic Lateral sclerosis (ALS) Association has demonstrated the loss of a closely related ALS protein that caused the degeneration of the motor neurons that are affected by ALS. Published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, ALS, AKA Lou Gehrig’s Disease is a neurodegenerative disease that negatively impacts nerve…